Disable JavaScript

Disable JavaScript in browsers is an easy way to see if content is still available without JavaScript. And does the content still make sense?


  • Address bar: about:config
  • Accept the risks you are taking
  • Find: javascript.enabled
  • Status:
    • false: JavaScript is off
    • true: JavaScript is on


  • Click the Chrome menu More in the top right hand corner of your browser
  • Select Settings
  • Search for: JavaScript
  • Click on JavaScript ... (Allowed, Blocked?)
  • Turn off/on main switch


  • Launch the Edit Group Policy program.
  • Expand the User Configuration folder.
  • Expand the Administrative Templates folder.
  • Expand the Windows Components folder.
  • Expand the Microsoft Edge folder.
  • Double-click Allows you to run scripts, like Javascript.
  • Choose Disabled, and click Ok to confirm.